Robert (gurdonark) wrote,
Robert
gurdonark

reviews and appeals

Although this is proving a busy week, when I am not working (or, as happened last evening, sleeping at times I'd hoped to be doing things other than working), I am listening to music at garageband.com. I like the reviewer functions over there. One is played two songs, one at a time, and writes a review for each song. I enjoy writing reviews, and the "blind" nature of this review process is liberating. I'm always pleased by how much good music is out here, and always intrigued by the production value choices which home recordists make when they record their work. The folks who "review the reviews" have given me good marks thus far, which adds to my sense of enjoyment. It's funny that positive recognition makes a difference, but I suppose it is human and not too objectionable that this is so for me.

Today I have much to do before a court hearing, and much to do after a court hearing. Today I appear to argue an appeal. This is an exercise in "pure law" and in oral advocacy I find a meaningful way to do my work. One stands before three justices and argues why the trial court should be reversed (or, as in my case, why the trial court should be affirmed). It requires preparation, though, which I intend to complete today. Then,after a meeting, I am back preparing for a similar exercise Friday morning. It's good to have things to do, but then one must do them.
Subscribe

  • webserver chess

    I worked a bit late tonight. I have a lot to do, which is a good thing. At lunch, I did get a quick walk in at Bradfield Park. The weather was warm,…

  • The Three Amigos

    A week ago we shivered. Today the weather turned warm. Sadly,though, I heard from people who experienced damage and the radio told of people in line…

  • All Creatures and a controversy

    This morning I got up and did my weekly weigh. I was up a bit over two pounds. I tend to fluctuate within a two pound range from week to week. I…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 3 comments